Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Noun1.Democratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central AfricaDemocratic Republic of the Congo - a republic in central Africa; achieved independence from Belgium in 1960
Goma - a city in eastern Congo at the northern end of Lake Kivu near the border with Rwanda
Kananga, Luluabourg - a city in southwestern Congo; former name (until 1966) was Luluabourg
Kinshasa, Leopoldville - the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the Congo river opposite Brazzaville
Elisabethville, Lubumbashi - a city in southeastern Congo near the border with Zambia; a copper mining center; former name (until 1966) was Elisabethville
Nyamuragira - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Nyiragongo - an active volcano in eastern Congo
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
Congo River, Zaire River, Congo - a major African river (one of the world's longest); flows through Congo into the South Atlantic
Kasai, Kasai River, River Kasai - a river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo
Kivu, Lake Kivu - a lake in the mountains of central Africa between Congo and Rwanda
Lake Edward - a lake in the Great Rift Valley between Congo and Uganda
Chiluba, Luba - a member of a Bantu people in southeastern Congo
Congolese - a native or inhabitant of the Republic of the Congo
Zairean, Zairese - a native or inhabitant of Zaire
Demokratische Republik Kongo
République démocratique du Congo
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Expectation is again growing around the Ivorians, who expect to have Newcastle United's Cheick Tiote back in contention after an ankle injury as they prepare to face DR Congo in the semi-finals in Bata.
FBN-Bank DR Congo, formerly registered as Banque Inter-nationale de Credit (BIC) is the bank's new unit of.
6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Credible information has emerged that the UN peacekeeping arm in DR Congo (MONUSCO) is sabotaging efforts to disarm FDLR rebels.
DR Congo and the UN International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have inked a US$17.
D'Aquin said some officers from the DR Congo Armed Forces were equally killed in the attacks.
This is the fourth win in as many games for Tunisia who had defeated Kenya 28-18, DR Congo 24-16 and Egypt 34-23.
In the DR Congo Special Focus in the February issue of African Business, we published a table, The top five banks in DR Congo (2013)', which erroneously stated the assets of Banque Internationale pour l'Afrique au Congo; Trust Merchant Bank and EcobankRDC.
It's good to see how well she has recovered after her horrific ordeal in the DR Congo.
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The same had happened a little earlier for DR Congo during the time of their domination when Lusadisa's effort was blocked.
At least 1,700 M23 rebels, including a top commander, have surrendered to Ugandan authorities after the group announced it was ending its insurgency in the neighbouring DR Congo.
Armed men attacked DR Congo military police at an ammunition compound in the country's second city Lubumbashi for several hours Tuesday, security officials and witnesses said.